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Analysis: Obama solved one economic crisis, but another haunts him

How the president saved the economy, but not the middle class If you worked a factory shift in Michigan in January 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the office of the presidency, you were wrestling with two manners of economic crisis. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Analysis: Obama solved one economic crisis. It"s the second that haunts him.

How the president saved the economy, but not the middle class If you worked a factory shift in Michigan in January 2009, when Barack Obama assumed the office of the presidency, you were wrestling with two manners of economic crisis. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Barack Obama lights National Christmas Tree for final time

Obama reflected on his years in office and said the US is a country that has come back from economic crisis, wars and national tragedies.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 2nd, 2016

Obama says U.S. stands "shoulder to shoulder" with Greece

President Barack Obama said on Tuesday the U.S. stood 'shoulder to shoulder' with Greece, acknowledging the crisis-hit country had made progress on economic adjustment, but had challenges ahead. It has been the policy of my administration to do everything.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 15th, 2016

Political Risk Analysis: Is Venezuela Now Entering A Full-Blown Political Crisis?

Venezuela is facing down a seemingly insurmountable mix of political and economic problems. The country’s economy is expected to contract by nearly 10% in 2016, inflation is spiraling out of control, and the government has not proposed any solution to t.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 28th, 2016

L.A. ballot measure would make housing affordability crisis worse, opponents" study finds

A Los Angeles ballot measure pitched as a way to provide good jobs and less expensive housing would instead worsen the city’s affordability crisis, according to an economic analysis released Thursday by the measure’s critics. The study targets Measure.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 20th, 2016

Housing ballot measure would worsen affordability crisis, study funded by opponents concludes

A Los Angeles ballot measure pitched as a way to provide good jobs and less expensive housing would instead worsen the city’s affordability crisis, according to an economic analysis released Thursday by the measure’s critics. The study targets Mea.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 20th, 2016

The Brexit Crisis Isn’t Over Yet

All doomsayers are wrong until they’re not. World authorities from President Barack Obama to International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde all warned the U.K. of economic disaster if it chose to leave the EU. But the first hard statistics comin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 23rd, 2016

Albert Edwards: The European Migrant Crisis Is A Disaster But Not For The Reasons You Think

Societe General’s perma-bear Albert Edwards is a widely read bank analyst because he looks at the world with an apparent mathematical mind, searching for truth and not considering politically restrictive niceties when providing economic analysis. In tra.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 22nd, 2016

Larry Summers Argues Big Banks Losing Value

Big banks are no safer now than they were before the financial crisis, according to a new analysis by a Harvard duo that includes former White House economic advisor Larry Summers. Not only does the paper assert that the possibility of a too-big-to-fail s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 15th, 2016

News Analysis: In Era of Trump, China’s President Champions Economic Globalization

Before the World Economic Forum in Davos, Xi Jinping spurned protectionism while implicitly rebuking Donald J. Trump, president-elect of the United States......»»

Category: dealsSource: nyt31 min. ago

The US Is Headed To A Pivotal Socio-Economic Crisis

The Trump International Hotel at 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, is seen Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon).....»»

Category: marketsSource: forbesJan 15th, 2017

The Irony That Could Trip Up Trump"s Quest To Make The U.S. Economy "Great Again"

There's a widespread idea that Trump will be able to build on something of an 'Obama boom' as he seeks to accelerate economic growth. But the foundations are weaker than most realize, and that could .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 13th, 2017

What Marx Could Teach Obama And Trump About Trade

Karl Marx was hardly known for championing economic freedom......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 13th, 2017

World Bank’s 2017 Growth Outlook More Positive, 2016 Disappoints

DailyFX com Talking Points The World Bank released their 2017 global growth forecasts 2016 economic output grew 2 3 the slowest since the global financial crisis This year is expected to accelerate to a 2 7 pace which would be fastest since.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJan 12th, 2017

6 Stocks to Gain from Obama"s Economic Legacy

While President Obama has had a broad ranging impact .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJan 11th, 2017

As Crisis That Vexed Obama Fades, Trump Will Benefit

Barack Obama steps down as the recovery from the financial crisis that ushered him into office is largely complete, Greg Ip writes, leaving Donald Trump to preside over the longest expansion since World War II......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 11th, 2017

Obama urges Americans to stand up for democracy

President’s farewell message warns of corrosive politics and economic inequality.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftJan 11th, 2017

President Obama"s Economic Report Card

President Obama"s Economic Report Card.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 10th, 2017

Obama"s economic legacy: Big bailouts that worked

The end of Barack Obama's presidency is near, exemp.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 10th, 2017

Europe’s Year of Living Dangerously

As we enter the new year, Europe’s economic and political crisis appears to be entering a n.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 10th, 2017